Computers would give people the power to carve out a mathematically guaranteed refuge from the powers that be, and to have a conversation that was provably, reliably private. For Mr Finney, who had spent his high-school years imbibing the supercharged libertarianism of Ayn Rand, and who was now earning a living writing video games, that was a heady challenge. He accepted it with gusto.
…of Eleanor Rigby playing on four screens, Atlas Shrugged Part III debuting in 240 theaters, The Drop opening in 500 locations, and The Skeleton Twins getting an unspecified release. #1 – Dolphin Tale…
He’s versatile, personable and gives John Galt the powerful presence all “Atlas Shrugged” fans will demand.
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…director Jim Manera’s feature, “Who is John Galt?” based on the protagonist in Ayn Rand’s magnum opus, “Atlas Shrugged” and set in 2015. The film, which Manera wrote and directed, will premiere…
New Times - County Grind
…on a career in rock anymore. He then goes on an Ayn Rand-inspired rant about how file sharing and illegal downloading of music has killed the dream of a 15-year-old kid who hopes to become rich by…
Orange County Weekly - Navel Gazing (CA)
…by Dave Matthews. Last book read; how was it? Ayn Rand’s Fountainhead. The character, Roark, embodies the spirit needed to be successful as a business builder. I think it’s his independence that I so…
“The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity” - Ayn Rand (Russian-American novelist, playwright and screenwriter)
It took more than a decade to bring a version of Atlas Shrugged to the big screen and three films to do justice to Ayn Rand’s epic original tale. But last week producer Harmon Kaslow brought the final…